The quest for certainty blocks the search for meaning. Uncertainty is the very condition to impel man to unfold his powers.
When the shrivelled skin of the ordinary is stuffed out with meaning it satisfies the senses amazingly.
Those who find ugly meanings in beautiful things are corrupt without being charming. This is a fault.
The sole meaning of life is to serve humanity.[Единственный смысл жизни в том, чтобы познавать истину.]
The order that our mind imagines is like a net, or like a ladder, built to attain something. But afterward you must throw the ladder away, because you discover that, even if it was useful, it was meaningless.
Speak English! I don’t know the meaning of half those long words, and what’s more, I don’t believe you do either!